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Siemens Sr. Human Factors Engineer/User Experience Lead in Norwood, Massachusetts

Sr. Human Factors Engineer/User Experience Lead – Point of Care

Now’s our time to inspire the future ofhealthcare together.

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. We stand with our customers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care to their patients. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. This is what truly matters to us.

Join our team now at Siemens Healthineers as a Sr. HumanFactors Engineer/User Experience Lead – Point of Care

This is role is well-suitedto an ambitious professional looking for the next step in your career. As a Sr. Human Factors Engineer/User Experience Lead– Point of Care youwill be responsible for :

  • Being the subject matter expert andtechnical leader in human factors engineering responsible for lifecycleapplication of human factors design process, principles, analysis, andusability testing methods.

  • Leading product definition for newproducts and platforms by applying “systems thinking”, user centered design& development methodologies.

  • Leading user and customer researchactivities to identify user needs/requirements and translating those findings,insights into design solutions.

  • Driving decision making on productfeatures and functionality by collaborating with various functions such asRegulatory, Marketing, Service, Quality, and other functions withinR&D.

  • Supporting design and development ofuser interfaces working with UX designers, software developers. Supportingcreation of technical documentation for products such as User manuals, IFUsand Quick Reference Guides, Training and Marketing Collateral.

This position may suit you best if you are proficientwith the below skills and would like to develop your career withHealthineers:

  • Ensures that development plans, processesand activities address human factors engineering process and designrequirements in order to maximize product usability and use-related safety.

  • Collaborates with development teams tooptimize designs in consideration of use error risk and overall usability, andparticipates in identification, analysis, and evaluation of use-related riskand development of risk controls.

  • Ex pertwith relevant quality regulations (21 CFR Part 820.30), humanfactors/usability engineering standards (IEC 62366-1, ANSI HE75, ISO14971), and FDA guidance.

  • Responsible for planning and conductinghuman factors analyses, summative and formative usability studies. This mayinvolve directing others or personally executing study/protocol design, studyexecution, data collection and analysis, as well as writing study reports andcommunicating findings and recommendations to teams.

  • Contributes to the design developmentprocess by participating in design review meetings, reviewing, and contributingto design inputs, risk analysis, and reviewing and testing new productperformance.

  • Responsible for HF assessments includedin regulatory documents submitted to the FDA (or other regulatory bodies).

  • Responsible for ensuring compliance toapplicable standards and guidance and keeping current on new developments inhuman factors engineering standards, policies.

  • Developcollaborative working relationships with a range of functions including,but not limited to R&D, Marketing, Quality, Regulatory and Clinicalfunctions.

  • Applypersuasion to change the thinking of and/or gain acceptance from variousstakeholders, cross-functional teams and drive decision making whilemaintaining an effective working relationship.

Experienceand requirements for success in this role:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human FactorsEngineering, Industrial Design, Human-Computer Interaction, SystemsEngineering or related field with relevant or equivalent experience.

  • 8-10 years’ experience in medicaldevice or related industry. Demonstrated experience in the capacity as aUX lead for new product development.

  • Demonstrated ability to providetechnical leadership for human factors engineering projects, understandingof user centered design, heuristic evaluations, design of experiments, andstatistical analysis, HFE requirements, standards. Understanding of design requirements fordevelopment, validation, and verification of medical products.

  • Flexibility to accommodate and workwith teams across different time zones and willing to travel up to 20%.

At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose: To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.

If you want to join us in transforming theway healthcare is delivered, visit our career site at .

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As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.


Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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